UVa Men's Golfers Finish 11th at Schenkel Invitational

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Mac McLaughlin

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Mac McLaughlin
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March 17, 2013

Statesboro, Ga. - The Virginia men's golf team finished 11th at the Schenkel Invitational in Stateboro, Ga., that completed play Sunday. The Cavaliers shot 7-over 295 for the second consecutive day to end the 54-hole event at 27-over 891. Alabama, ranked No. 4, took the team title at 16-under 848.

Mac McLaughlin and Denny McCarthy led Virginia with 16th-place finishes at 3-over 219. McCarthy had the Cavaliers best final round, shooting 1-under 71. McLaughlin posted a score of 72 on Sunday. Ji Soo Park was 57th overall at 228 while Nick Tremps was 66th at 230 and Alex Lloyd was 74th at 232. Lloyd led that trio with a 75 while Park shot 77 and Tremps carded an 80.

Alabama's Justin Thomas captured medalist honors at 9-under 207.

Virginia returns to play March 24-26 at the Hootie @Bulls Bay Tournament in Charleston, S.C.

Schenkel Invitational
Forest Heights Country Club
Statesboro, Ga.
Par 72, 6,947 yards
Final Results

Team Results
 1. Alabama            282-281-285-848
 2. Texas              280-285-293-858
 3. North Florida      294-291-283-868
 4. Florida            285-296-292-873
 5. UCF                291-294-292-877
 6. Kentucky           294-298-291-883
 6. Georgia Southern   297-296-290-883
 8. Vanderbilt         292-295-300-887
 9. UAB                292-303-294-889
 9. Mississippi        301-289-299-889
11. Virginia           301-295-295-891
12. North Texas        296-294-302-892
13. Maryland           296-288-311-895
14. Col. of Charleston 297-301-301-899
15. Notre Dame         297-307-296-900

Individual Leaders 1. Justin Thomas, Alabama 67-70-70-207 2. Brandon Stone, Texas 68-73-69-210 3. Sean Dale, North Florida 71-73-67-211 3. Bobby Wyatt, Alabama 70-70-71-211 5. Cody Gribble, Texas 73-68-71-212 5. Scott Wolfes, Ga Southern 70-72-70-212

Virginia Results 16. Mac McLaughlin 74-73-72-219 16. Denny McCarthy 79-69-71-219 57. Ji Soo Park 75-76-77-228 66. Nick Tremps 73-77-80-230 74. Alex Lloyd 80-77-75-232